The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 34 27 37
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 70 87 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 6.92% 7.95% 5.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.30% 10.43% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 53 85 38
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Agile Software Development
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
843 834 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.30% 76.16% 75.84%
Number of salaries quoted 712 714 549
Average salary £41,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.81% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £67,450
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Kent region.

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Kent

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Kent

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +24 8 £65,000 +36.84% 3
Maidstone -11 7 £41,000 +2.50%
Canterbury - 7 £52,500 - 1
West Malling +8 4 £50,000 +14.94%
Stansted - 4 £45,000 -
Dartford -17 2 £50,000 -4.76%
Tonbridge +10 1 £35,000 -23.91%
Chatham -7 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Sittingbourne - 1 £40,000 - 1
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development.

1 72 (51.43%) C#
2 63 (45.00%) .NET
3 61 (43.57%) SQL Server
4 56 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 52 (37.14%) Microsoft
5 52 (37.14%) Degree
6 48 (34.29%) WCF
7 46 (32.86%) TDD
8 45 (32.14%) SQL
9 39 (27.86%) Scrum
9 39 (27.86%) JavaScript
9 39 (27.86%) HTML
10 35 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 34 (24.29%) MVC
12 33 (23.57%) Windows
13 32 (22.86%) CSS
13 32 (22.86%) jQuery
14 31 (22.14%) Computer Science
15 30 (21.43%) Finance
16 27 (19.29%) WPF
16 27 (19.29%) Software Engineering
17 23 (16.43%) QA
18 21 (15.00%) OO
18 21 (15.00%) REST
19 19 (13.57%) SOA
20 18 (12.86%) MSMQ
20 18 (12.86%) IIS
20 18 (12.86%) AngularJS
21 17 (12.14%) Project Management
21 17 (12.14%) VB.NET

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (12.86%) IIS
2 4 (2.86%) Apache
3 3 (2.14%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.71%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.71%) OpenStack
Applications
1 35 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.29%) MS Office
3 4 (2.86%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.57%) SaaS
2 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.86%) HTTP
1 4 (2.86%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (2.14%) Network Security
2 3 (2.14%) SMS
2 3 (2.14%) SSL
2 3 (2.14%) Intranet
2 3 (2.14%) Internet
2 3 (2.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (43.57%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (7.86%) Relational Database
5 7 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (4.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (3.57%) SQL CLR
8 4 (2.86%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.86%) Redis
8 4 (2.86%) MySQL
9 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (2.14%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.71%) SQLite
11 1 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 7 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.86%) Maven
2 4 (2.86%) NUnit
2 4 (2.86%) Selenium
3 3 (2.14%) Subversion
3 3 (2.14%) Eclipse
3 3 (2.14%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.14%) Jasmine
4 2 (1.43%) TestComplete
4 2 (1.43%) Moq
4 2 (1.43%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.71%) EasyMock
5 1 (0.71%) JSUnit
5 1 (0.71%) Mockito
5 1 (0.71%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.71%) MSTest
5 1 (0.71%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.71%) Firebug
5 1 (0.71%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (21.43%) Finance
2 10 (7.14%) Marketing
3 6 (4.29%) Games
3 6 (4.29%) Retail
4 4 (2.86%) Publishing
5 2 (1.43%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.43%) Advertising
6 1 (0.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (56.43%) Developer
2 45 (32.14%) .NET Developer
3 32 (22.86%) Analyst
4 18 (12.86%) Software Engineer
5 17 (12.14%) C# Developer
6 15 (10.71%) ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (10.00%) Senior Developer
8 13 (9.29%) Project Manager
9 12 (8.57%) Software Developer
9 12 (8.57%) Test Analyst
9 12 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
10 11 (7.86%) .NET Programmer
10 11 (7.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (7.86%) Programmer
11 10 (7.14%) Business Analyst
11 10 (7.14%) .NET Software Engineer
12 8 (5.71%) Team Leader
13 7 (5.00%) QA Analyst
14 6 (4.29%) Developer Analyst
14 6 (4.29%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (45.00%) .NET
2 56 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 48 (34.29%) WCF
4 39 (27.86%) HTML
5 32 (22.86%) CSS
5 32 (22.86%) jQuery
6 27 (19.29%) WPF
7 21 (15.00%) REST
8 18 (12.86%) MSMQ
8 18 (12.86%) AngularJS
9 15 (10.71%) Silverlight
9 15 (10.71%) WinForms
10 14 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
11 13 (9.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 10 (7.14%) Ember.js
13 9 (6.43%) .NET Framework
13 9 (6.43%) XML
14 7 (5.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 31 (22.14%) Computer Science
2 16 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (7.14%) N-Tier
4 6 (4.29%) Physics
5 4 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.86%) Chemistry
5 4 (2.86%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.14%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.14%) Economics
6 3 (2.14%) Social Media
7 2 (1.43%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (1.43%) Blog
8 1 (0.71%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.71%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.71%) Open Source
8 1 (0.71%) iPhone
8 1 (0.71%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 33 (23.57%) Windows
2 5 (3.57%) Linux
3 3 (2.14%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.71%) Android
4 1 (0.71%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (32.86%) TDD
2 39 (27.86%) Scrum
3 34 (24.29%) MVC
4 27 (19.29%) Software Engineering
5 21 (15.00%) OO
6 19 (13.57%) SOA
7 17 (12.14%) Project Management
8 16 (11.43%) E-Commerce
8 16 (11.43%) Kanban
9 15 (10.71%) OOD
10 13 (9.29%) Software Testing
11 10 (7.14%) DSDM
11 10 (7.14%) Web Development
12 9 (6.43%) Workflow
13 8 (5.71%) Test Scripting
14 7 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (5.00%) BDD
15 6 (4.29%) Waterfall
15 6 (4.29%) User Stories
15 6 (4.29%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 72 (51.43%) C#
2 45 (32.14%) SQL
3 39 (27.86%) JavaScript
4 17 (12.14%) VB.NET
5 15 (10.71%) T-SQL
6 10 (7.14%) Java
7 4 (2.86%) Perl
8 3 (2.14%) C++
8 3 (2.14%) C
9 2 (1.43%) PHP
9 2 (1.43%) VB
10 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.71%) PHP5
10 1 (0.71%) Ruby
10 1 (0.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 52 (37.14%) Degree
2 10 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (5.71%) ISEB
4 7 (5.00%) ISTQB
5 4 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.43%) CISSP
6 2 (1.43%) MCP
6 2 (1.43%) CEH
6 2 (1.43%) MCTS
6 2 (1.43%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (16.43%) QA
2 5 (3.57%) SLA
3 3 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (2.14%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 52 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.57%) Remedy
2 5 (3.57%) Twitter
3 4 (2.86%) Perforce
4 3 (2.14%) Cisco
4 3 (2.14%) Juniper
4 3 (2.14%) CheckPoint
4 3 (2.14%) Websense
4 3 (2.14%) Open Text
4 3 (2.14%) Percona
5 2 (1.43%) Dell
5 2 (1.43%) Tripwire
6 1 (0.71%) JBoss
6 1 (0.71%) VMware
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